[UPDATE - Tuesday, January 12, 12.56pm]
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying says today is not a definite deadline for answers.
“Sometimes it takes longer ... for mainland authorities to respond on cases like these. This case was reported to the Hong Kong police on January 1, and it has been 11 days since then, but there were cases in the past which took longer for mainland authorities to respond to,” Leung said this morning.
Today is the day
Bookstore boss Lee Bo was last seen on December 30, in the Chai Wan warehouse of Mighty Current, the publishing house that owns the bookshop Causeway Bay Books. He is the fifth person from the bookstore to go missing. The store sells books critical of President Xi Jinping. The four other missing men include publishing house owner Gui Minhai, general manager Lui Bo, business manager Cheung Jiping and bookstore manager Lam Wing-kei.
Yesterday, To’s party coworker said that if